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Ofcom identifies potential 5G bands from 6 GHz to 100 GHz

Tuesday 21 April 2015 | 09:52 CET | News
UK communications regulator Ofcom has published "Laying the foundations for next generation mobile services: update on bands above 6 GHz". This update of its work on 5G spectrum sumarises feedback from a consultation begun in January. Ofcom identifies a preliminary set of bands between 6 GHz and 100 GHz that offer the best  potential for use in the UK and harmonised worldwide. While indicating that spectrum at frequencies below 6 GHz are also expected to be relevant, Ofcom sees it as desirable to identify specific potential bands above 6 GHz to help focus an agenda item for the WRC-19

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Companies: ITU / Ofcom
Countries: United Kingdom / World
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